Pure Michigan Travel Guide Now Available for Memorable Fall and Winter Travel Ideas

LANSING, Mich. – The release of the Fall and Winter Travel Guide is a sign that the weather is starting to cool, spectacular fall colors are near, and snow-laden playgrounds are right around the corner.  For those looking to start planning their fall and winter getaways, the free 2022 Pure Michigan Fall/Winter Travel Guide is available in print and a digital and […]

Power Restoration Continues In Storm’s Aftermath

Around 2,000 Consumers Energy customers remain without power as a result of severe thunderstorms that rolled through Hillsdale County Monday afternoon. The utility now says some customers may not have their power restored until Friday morning. A number of line workers have been on the job since shortly after the storms struck. More than 120,000 Consumers Energy customers were affected […]

Cities of Hillsdale And Reading Offer Storm Cleanup Assistance

(Hillsdale) The Hillsdale Department of Public Services will conduct a one-time special brush collection to assist residents in cleaning up the damage from Monday’s severe thunderstorms. Residents are asked to begin placing brush at the terrace today (Wednesday.) Brush should be no longer than eight feet–and no larger than eight inches in diameter.      (Reading) Due to the recent storm, the […]

Mullins Sentenced On Drug Charges From 2021

An Allen Township man was handed a lengthy prison term, stemming from his arrest for drug possession a year-and-a-half ago. 52 year-old Scott Allen Mullins appeared for sentencing in Hillsdale County Circuit Court, Monday, on charges of delivery & manufacture of a controlled substance, operating a vehicle without a license and operating without insurance. Mullins was arrested following a February […]

Storm Leaves Hillsdale Home Heavily Damaged

(Hillsdale) No injuries were reported when a tree fell on a home on Westwood Street, in the city of Hillsdale, Monday afternoon. Hillsdale City firefighters were dispatched to the home, at the height of a late-afternoon thunderstorm, around 5:30 pm. Deputy Fire Chief Mark Hawkins tells WCSR News, residents of the home escaped without injury. The tree caused  considerable structural […]

Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Severe Thunderstorm Warning National Weather Service Northern Indiana 442 PM EDT Mon Aug 29 2022 The National Weather Service in Northern Indiana has issued a * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for… Steuben County in northeastern Indiana… Northern De Kalb County in northeastern Indiana… Eastern Branch County in southwestern Michigan… Hillsdale County in southeastern Michigan… Williams County in northwestern Ohio… * Until […]

Severe Thunderstorm Watch

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 528 REMAINS VALID UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS IN INDIANA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 14 COUNTIES IN NORTHERN INDIANA ADAMS ALLEN IN BLACKFORD DE KALB GRANT HUNTINGTON JAY LAGRANGE MIAMI NOBLE STEUBEN WABASH WELLS WHITLEY IN MICHIGAN THIS WATCH INCLUDES 2 COUNTIES IN SOUTHWEST MICHIGAN BRANCH HILLSDALE IN OHIO THIS WATCH INCLUDES 8 […]

PATCHY DENSE FOG

Fog will continue to develop this morning, and the fog may be locally dense at times through 9 AM EDT. Motorists should be prepared for rapid changes in visibilities across short distances early this morning due to the patchy nature of the fog. Localized visibilities of less than one quarter of a mile are possible.